Melanie Abrantes is a Bay Area designer who founded her studio in 2013 when she discovered a growing American market for handmade goods. Abrantes uses the traditional lathing technique to create bowls, plates, cups, and more items for the kitchen and home. As each item is made by hand, all of her designs are one-of-a-kind. Abrantes researches, tests, and adapts each of her products to ensure the highest quality products for her customers.